University of Cincinnati — Assistant / Associate Professor, School of Criminal Justice

Faculty Vacancy
School of Criminal Justice
University of Cincinnati

Tenure-Track Advanced Assistant or Associate Professor

Job Overview
The School of Criminal Justice at the University of Cincinnati is seeking applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor position, with the appointment starting August 15, 2022, although the start date is negotiable. An Assistant / Associate Professor at the University of Cincinnati is expected to teach, conduct research, scholarly and other professional or creative activities. This position will support the University of Cincinnati’s mission and commitment to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff, and all of our activities.

About Us
The School of Criminal Justice grants the BS, MS, and PhD degrees. The School also houses the University of Cincinnati Corrections Institute, the Center for Police Research and Policy, the Institute for Crime Science, and the Criminal Justice Research Center. The School offers specializations in crime prevention, policing, corrections, criminal justice, and criminology. UC is a Research I Institution that grants doctorates in 98 areas. Further information about the University and the School is available at http://www.cech.uc.edu/criminaljustice/. The city of Cincinnati offers a range of multi-cultural activities and amenities in addition to attractive and affordable housing.

Essential Functions
An Assistant/Associate Professor at the University of Cincinnati is expected to teach, conduct research, and perform other professional or creative activities. This position will support the University of Cincinnati’s mission and commitment to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff, and all of our activities.

Required Education
Must have obtained a Doctorate or terminal degree from a regionally accredited college or university of recognized standing in Criminology/Criminal Justice or a related discipline in the social or behavioral sciences by the time of appointment.

Required Experience
Area of specialization is open. Applicants must have a strong record of scholarship or provide evidence of the potential to develop a strong research program. Applicants with a record of external funding success are encouraged to apply.

Application Instructions
Interested persons must apply online at jobs.uc.edu. Please include a CV, a cover letter that includes a statement on research and teaching, and contact information for three references. All required documents must be attached to your online application. Questions regarding the search may be directed to:

Josh Cochran, Ph.D.
(joshua.cochran@uc.edu)
Search Committee Chair
School of Criminal Justice
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0389

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The position is contingent on available funding.

UC offers a wide array of complementary and affordable benefit options, to meet the financial, educational, health, and wellness needs of you and your family. Eligibility varies by position and FTE.

  • Competitive salary range, depending on the candidate’s experience.
  • Comprehensive insurance plans including medical, dental, vision, and prescription coverage.
  • Flexible spending accounts and an award-winning employee wellness program, plus an employee assistance program.
  • Financial security via our life and long-term disability insurance, accident and illness insurance, and retirement savings plans.
  • Generous paid time off work options including vacation, sick leave, annual holidays, and winter season days in addition to paid parental leave.
  • Tuition remission is available for employees and their eligible dependents.
  • Enjoy discounts for on-campus activities and services.

Women, People of Color, persons with a disability, and covered veterans and disabled veterans are encouraged to apply. We are committed to increasing the diversity of the University community. Candidates who can contribute to that goal are encouraged to identify their strengths or experiences in this area in their applications. Apply at jobs.uc.edu; requisition ID 73064.

The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application, you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.

As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).

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